IRA Conversion postcard - Thomey Financial wanted to let their clients know about a potentially lucrative change to the IRA conversion laws. This is how we got the message across.
Hilmot trade show campaign - The Hilmot Corporation needed materials for a trade show and used a 6x9 postcard as a giveaway from their booth. This allowed us to pass on details of the products and services to potential clients while keeping the large banners brief and alluring. A dynamic PowerPoint slideshow played on a monitor to attract prospectives to the booth.
2009 Design Show Campaign - Created using InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop, this artwork was selected to promote the 2009 Gateway Design Show.
Power of a Purse Fundraiser Postcard - The Women's Fund needed a mailer to promote their fundraiser and an accompanying entry card for the drawing. This was my solution to the problem of advertising a non-event.
Jerry Smith Pumpkin Farm Brochure - Designed as a promotional tool for school field trip registration, this brochure advertises one of the area's most beloved fall destinations.
MargaretAnn's Place Newsletter - MargaretAnn's Place wanted a fresh, new look for their newsletter that is distributed via print and email. Bright colors and a strong grid gave them flexibility to be self-sufficient once a template was provided.
Wisconsin Fire Journal - Layout for this bi-monthly publication of the Wisconsin State Firefighter's Association was done while I was a graphic designer at Design Interchange in Racine.
Early Music Now Benefit campaign - This campaign, consisting of a large poster and mailing booklet, was a fundraiser for Early Music Now. Layout was done while designing at Design Interchange in Racine.
ESW Trade Show Campaign - The client needed print materials for a European trade show. Campaign consisted of folded booklet, trading cards and event posters. This layout work was done while I was a graphic designer at Design Interchange in Racine.
2008 Student Design Show Campaign - This campaign uses background texture and collages created in Photoshop in addition to elements created in Illustrator. Everything is pulled together in InDesign.
2008 Student Design Show Poster
Casino Night Invitation - This is an invitation to a ficticious Casino Night. Created solely in InDesign, the red card symbols on the front are actually die cuts that reveal the red on the interior of the card.
Snowboard design - This was my entry for the 2009 Nidecker Snowboard design competition. Created in Illustrator, this was a fun project.
Pulp Faction Paper Company Annual Report - Created in InDesign, this is an annual report for a ficticious paper company. This piece won Best of Show for Layout and Design in the 2009 Student Design Show at Gateway.
WCH brochure - This tri-fold brochure was created in InDesign for a school project.
"This American Life" T-shirt design competition - Created in Illustrator, this was my entry to the "This American Life" T-shirt competition held by NPR.
Paradoxical Pleasure Poster - Primarily a photoshop piece, this poster won the Peoples' Choice award at the 2009 Design Show at Gateway. The idea here was to make it look like a rainy window, so I've shown it here along with the original photograph.
Newsletter Masthead - Created in Illustrator, this is a masthead for a local school's newsletter. The lighthouse is a separate element also drawn in Illustrator.
Bowling Poster - Created solely in Illustrator, this is a poster for a ficticious bowling event.
Yellow Pages Advertising Competition - A full-page yellow pages ad for Terminix created for the Yellow Pages Advertising Competition.
Screen Printed T-shirt design - Created in Illustrator, this original T-shirt design is currently being worn by select Bauer affiliates accross Kenosha and Racine (OK - I made some for my friends and family).